Lending to Other Libraries

General Policy

Loans and copies are provided to academic, public, government, and non-profit libraries according to the Interlibrary Loan code for the United States of America. For-profit institutions and commercial document delivery vendors are not eligible for these services.

Submitting Requests

OCLC or DOCLINE are the preferred methods for submitting requests. You may also sumbit your request via email at ill@ucsd.edu

OCLC: CUS
DOCLINE: CAUCSD
EMAIL: ill@ucsd.edu

Loan Fees

No charge Per filled request for University of California libraries, SDSU, Cal State San Marcos, USD, California public libraries, and others with special agreements with UC San Diego.
$11.00 Per filled request in Docline.
$15.00 Per filled request for all California libraries who use OCLC IFM (up to four volumes or four reels of microfilm per request). Add $5.00 for non-IFM requests.
$20.00 Per filled request for libraries in the USA, Canada, or Mexico who use OCLC IFM (up to four volumes or four reels of microfilm per request). Add $5.00 for non-IFM requests.
$40.00 Per filled request for libraries outside USA, Canada, or Mexico (up to four volumes or four reels of microfilm per request). Add $5.00 for non-IFM requests. IFLA vouchers are preferred for these transactions.

Copy Fees

No charge Per filled request for University of California libraries, SDSU, Cal State San Marcos, USD, and others with special agreements with UC San Diego.
$11.00 Per filled request in Docline. An additional charge of $0.15 per page over the first 50 pages.
$15.00 Per filled request for academic, public, government, and non-profit libraries in the USA, Canada, and Mexico who use OCLC IFM. An additional charge of $0.15 per page over the first 50 pages. Add $5.00 for non-IFM requests. .
$25.00 Per filled request for academic public, government, and non-profit libraries outside the USA, Canada or Mexico. An additional charge of $0.15 per exposure over the first 50 exposures. Add $5.00 for a filled non-IFM request. IFLA vouchers are preferred for these transactions

Additional Charges

$10.00 RUSH surcharge in addition to the copy charges (within 24 hours).
$5.00 Surcharge for invoice requests.
$0.15 Per page copied in excess of 50 pages per article or book chapter).

Additional shipping costs will be added to International loan requests).

Interlibrary Loan Contact Information

 
Address:

Interlibrary Loan Services
UC San Diego, Geisel Library 
9500 Gilman Drive 0175-A
La Jolla, CA 92093-0175

 

OCLC Symbol: CUS
DOCLINE Symbol: CAUCSD
Phone: 858-534-2528
FAX: 858-534-1256
Email: ill@ucsd.edu